Are you interested in working in health care? Consider become a Physician Assistant!

A PA is a nationally certified and state-licensed medical professional. PAs practice medicine on healthcare teams with physicians and other providers. They practice and prescribe medication in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, the majority of the U.S. territories and the uniformed services. For more information click here.

To learn about PA programs in Alaska click here

We love our PA student members!

The Alaska Academy of PAs love having student members! The AKAPA has more than 40 student members at any given time who are actively pursuing their dreams of providing healthcare all around this great state!

Student Corner: We have also created a Student Corner dedicated to highlighting community outreach, student experiences, and photos. View and share your stories here!

Student Forum: The AKAPA has recently launching a PA student forum. This project was lead by Betsy Douds-Paczan, our student liaison to MEDEX Anchorage. Click here to join the conversation!

Jessica Stevens Memorial Scholarship: If you are currently enrolled in an accredited PA program in Alaska, or if you are from Alaska attending PA school outside with the intent to return we encourage you to join the AKAPA! PA student members are eligible to apply for the AKAPA student scholarship!

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